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Bespoke tours, Off-road safaris, Guided walking Join us for a tour on private hill roads into the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, where there’s a good chance of seeing red deer, golden eagles, red and black grouse, red squirrels and mountain...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| opposite the Fife Arms Hotel in the centre of the village, Braemar AB35 5YL, Scotland
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+44 7760 511111
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently booked in for a Land Rover tour around Braemar, the indisputable jewel of the Highlands. Our guide was the fabulous Katy who shared amazing facts and stories about the area while taking us to see some of the most breathtaking scenery in Scotland....More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure showing you some of the area, I just wish we'd had longer. The moss carpeted forest in question has featured a lot in my tours since then - it...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

Terrific!!!! Katy is very knowledgeable and a truly warm and inviting person. We did 3 days of exploring on our own before our tour with Katy so she tailored our tour to those things that we missed or would not have known to see. She...More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

What a lovely start to my day to receive your review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed it - I really enjoyed our morning too! It's always a pleasure to share our knowledge of the other Scottish cities too - Edinburgh has so many wonderful spots...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

A wonderful tour of the Scotland Highlands. Julian was so knowledgable and kind. He went way above and beyond to make sure we saw everything we wanted and included some incredibly breath taking views of Loch Ness and some of the off the beaten path...More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to Loch Ness. We're both so pleased you enjoyed your day - we particularly enjoy finding the specials spots on this tour - there are some real gems! We hope you enjoyed the rest of...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

I tried to book this tour almost a whole year in advance. The company didn't even open their books until recently. Our wonderful guide picked us up at our Highland Hotel and we were off. We were on non-paved roads in the middle if no-where...More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Hi Marsha, I'm so pleased you enjoyed your tour. Thank you for taking the time to write about it. We would be delighted if you did the same thing again and again - the glens we drive down never seem to look the same twice,...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

Booked the trip for a family members 60th birthday. The vehicle was very comfortable and all 6 of us plus Katy our brilliant guide had plenty legroom. Katy shared her extensive knowledge of the areas wildlife, trees, plants and her fascinating stories that took us...More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Hi Gwen and the KC Gang!!! Thank you so much for your review. I'm so pleased you all enjoyed it - I had a great day out with you too, and I was delighted that my order for blue skies went through! If only there...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

We come from Italy every year to the Cairngorms and it is always like the first time. We found this tour by chance for we like the Braemar area and the Grampians and we wanted to explore it further deep into the glens. Katy, our...More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review. I do love your heading - I think you should copyright it!! I tremendously enjoyed showing you the area, and I'm so pleased that you also met the Queen at Crathie. It's...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Five stars plus for this fantastic tour! Katy shared unknown details of the rich history of the area while driving us through the most beautiful scenery imaginable. Katy is a warm and welcoming host with an outstanding depth of knowledge of the local area. We...More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you Sally! It was a pleasure showing you the area and sharing some of the hidden gems. So pleased you enjoyed the picnic - we hope it will be one of the first of many. We would love to plan another tour for you...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018

We cannot recommend Katy and Braemar Highland Experience enough. We were torn between telling everyone we know about her and keeping her as our little secret, but given the number of people we've already shared this with, I think one can tell we opted for...More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Hi Katherine, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review! And for taking the time to share your photos of the day, which are stunning! We'll make sure we always have the time to fit you in for another...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic off road trip with Julian on 3 August. Lots of wildlife to see, including buzzards, deer, golden eagle and beautiful landscape. Julian is a very knowledgeable guide, covering history, geology and nature. Highly recommended.More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

What a fabulous heading for a review! Thank you so much for taking the time to write it - we're so pleased you enjoyed your tour! Do think the sight of a golden eagle is hard to beat, although the deer that we have been...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

You don’t have to be a nature lover on this three hour long excursion but by the end, you find that you’ve become one. This really is an off-road experience par excellence. Our guide and driver, Kate kept us all happy with her extensive knowledge...More

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Katy F, Owner at Braemar Highland Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

Hi Ron, Thank you so much for your review! I'm so pleased you enjoyed your tour - it was a pleasure showing you some of the gems of the area and I really enjoyed your company! Hope you all had a good journey home and...More

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Response from Katy F | Property representative |
Hi Sharron, Happy new year! Our off road tours are priced at £45, although we won't be starting again until the end of March/beginning of April as the snow makes our access difficult. We'll advertise all available dates on... More
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